• Benedict of Nursia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Benedict_of_Nursia Benedict of Nursia (Italian: San Benedetto da Norcia) (c. 480 – 543 or 547) is a Christian saint, who is venerated in the Eastern Orthodox Churches, the Catholic ...
  • St. Benedict - Saints & Angels - Catholic Online

    www.catholic.org/saints/saint.php St. Benedict is believed to have been born around 480, as the son to a Roman noble of Norcia and the twin to his sister, Scholastica. In the fifth century, the young ...
  • Who is Saint Benedict? — Saint Benedict Church

    www.saintbenedict.org/saint-benedict A Life of Saint Benedict . After founding twelve communities of monks at Subiaco, Italy, Benedict of Norcia (480 AD - 21 March 547) traveled to Montecassino where he ...